Media stonecut on paper
Dated ca. 1977
Size 2.75 x 6 in. / 7 x 15.2 cm.
Frame Size 14 x 17 x 0.75 in.
Estimate $100 - $150
signed 'JOE' backwards in stone lower left; numbered and inscribed 'Special printing of stone fragment found in Povungnituk in 1977 [Leaving for the Hunt by Dogteam, 1975, No. 35]' along bottom; framed with archival mat; chips in frame noted
this print was originally done by artist Joe Talirunili [1908-1976] but this edition was done posthumously
private collection, Calgary
[After] Joe Talirunili ~ [1908-1976] Inuit
see Joe Talirunili, a Grace Beyond the Reach of Art, ed.M.Myers, F‚d‚ration des coop‚ratives du Nouveau, 1977; Sculpture of the Inuit, by G.Swinton, pg.359, McClelland Stewart, 1992; in Biographies of Inuit Artists, Vol.2, by Canadian Arctic Producers